Help! I Owe Money on My Taxes & I Can’t Pay

Personal Finance

Help! I Owe Money on My Taxes & I Can’t Pay

Help! I Owe Money on My Taxes & I Can’t Pay

If you know you owe taxes but can’t pay right away, don’t despair. There are options, although some are admittedly better than others. Here a few ways to take care of your tax debt so it doesn’t come back to haunt you. Failing to pay your taxes can lead to a tax lien on your credit reports, which... Read More

10 Ways You’re Filing Your Taxes Wrong

Personal Finance

10 Ways You’re Filing Your Taxes Wrong

10 Ways You’re Filing Your Taxes Wrong

Good news: You made it through winter and spring is finally here. Bad news: Your taxes are due! Fortunately, the most common mistakes made on tax returns are fairly easy to avoid. Why should you care? These common mistakes often mean you’re paying more taxes than necessary or, even worse, you’re under-reporting your income and... Read More

Can I Appeal My Property Taxes?

Mortgages

Can I Appeal My Property Taxes?

Can I Appeal My Property Taxes?

Q. Can you provide any insight on appealing a property tax assessment? My sister’s town just reassessed, and her property value has almost doubled. The assessor has overstated the value of the land. Of course, this is what I believe in comparison to my home situated on a similar road in Chatham. — Paying too much... Read More

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